Discovery certificate for object 2016ioq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7107 [ 2016TNSTR.970....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-29 08:17:37
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Source Group: GaiaAlerts

A. Delgado, D. Harrison, S. Hodgkin, M. van Leeuwen, G. Rixon, A. Yoldas (University of Cambridge), on behalf of Gaia Alerts team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016ioq
Discoverer internal name: Gaia16byh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:03:22.890 (150.845375) DEC = -37:23:44.34 (-37.39565)
Discovery date: 2016-11-25 19:43:40 (JD=2457718.3219907)


Remarks: candidate SN near Seyfert 1 galaxy ESO 374-25, GS-TEC predicts SN Ia

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-25 19:43:40
Flux: 16.89 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-16 10:36:28
Limiting flux: 21.5 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016ioq